THE Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake will start from $52,400 plus on-roads when its arrives in showrooms from June.
With queues already forming for the CLA wagon derivative, it's expected to be hot property.
There will be four models available, with the range-topping AMG version starting from $89,900.
The base CLA 200 produces a maximum output of 115kW and 250Nm of torque from the 1.6-litre four-cylinder turbocharged engine, while delivering fuel consumption of 5.7L/100km (combined average).
The fuel economy leader of the CLA Shooting Brake range is the CLA 200 CDI, with a combined fuel consumption figure of 4.3 litres/100km. The 2.1-litre four-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine produces a maximum output of 100kW and 300Nm of torque.
The CLA 250 Sport 4MATIC Shooting Brake delivers 155kW and up to 350Nm of torque. It also gets AMG styling, a diamond grille, Intelligent Light System, 18-inch AMG wheels and a lowered engineered sports suspension.
The Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG Shooting Brake utilises a four-cylinder AMG engine, producing a maximum output of 265kW and up to 450Nm of torque. The 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged engine in combination with the performance oriented all-wheel drive system, leads to extremely dynamic performance: the CLA 45 AMG Shooting Brake accelerates from 0-100kmh in 4.7 seconds, while its top speed is 270 kmh (electronically limited).
Bottom line plus on-roads
CLA 200 $52,400
CLA 200 CDI $52,900
CLA 250 Sport 4MATIC $66,400
CLA 45 AMG $89,900